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Shinesparkers Celebrates Metroid Series 35th Anniversary With 65-Track Music Album

Dedicated Metroid news site Shinesparkers has announced that they will be releasing a 65-track Music Album to celebrate the Metroid series’ 35th anniversary. The album is title Harmony of a Hunter Returns and pays homage to the first ever album created by Shinesparkers as well as the returning number of musicians who collaborated on the… View Article
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[Recap] The Metroid Dread Report (Volumes 1-3)

Since the initial E3 2021 announcement of Metroid Dread for Nintendo Switch, on the game’s official website, Nintendo, together with developer MercurySteam, have steadily been releasing information about the game via their Metroid Dread Reports. Each volume always makes for interesting reading and just in case you’ve been missing out on them, here is a recap of every report so… View Article
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[Gallery] Remembering the My Nintendo Metroid: Samus Returns Wallpapers

If not for 2017’s Metroid: Samus Returns, Metroid Dread might not have been a reality this year. Its developer wasn’t in the driving seat back in the day, but their work on the 3DS title is surely what has led us to this wondrous present. As such, because of their efforts, what better time is… View Article
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Metroid Dread

[Guide] Metroid Dread: Samus & E.M.M.I. amiibo Details

Samus & E.M.M.I. amiibo – Double Pack (Contains 2 amiibo)   Product Information: Series: Metroid Associated Game: Metroid Dread First Revealed: June 15, 2021 Releases: October 8, 2021 (Worldwide) Price: $29.99   amiibo Functionality: Samus amiibo: Scan the Samus amiibo for an extra energy tank to increase your health by 100. Tap it again once… View Article
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Nintendo America Reveal More Details About Metroid Dread

Since the game was announced during Nintendo’s Nintendo Direct E3 2021 presentation, Nintendo America has taken to their official Twitter account and has been tweeting more details about the game along with new screenshots. We have gathered up the information below. · We’re taking a closer look at the legendary bounty hunter Samus Aran’s upcoming… View Article
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Metroid Dread

Feel the Fear, Feel the Dread, Metroid Dread is Coming!

After 19 long years, a new 2D Metroid game is on its way and just like Metroid: Samus Returns, Spain based developer MercurySteam is back in the driving seat and Metroid Dread will make its Switch debut later this year. Here’s everything we know about Metroid 5: Metriod Dread   Release Date: October 8, 2021 (Worldwide) Players: 1 player Genre:… View Article
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Nintendo Metroid Dread

[Press Release] Nintendo E3 2021 Direct Offers a “Bounty” of New Announcements

Nintendo Offers a “Bounty” of New Announcements During Its Nintendo Direct Presentation for E3 2021 Metroid Dread, WarioWare: Get It Together!, Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, Shin Megami Tensei V and the Sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Among Many Games Coming to Nintendo Switch REDMOND, Wash., June 15, 2021 – During its nearly 40-minute E3… View Article
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E3 2021

[Feature] What I Want to See from Nintendo and Ubisoft At E3 2021

Nintendo and Ubisoft each have an E3 presentation during E3 2021. They both are likely to present some interesting games for the Nintendo Switch console. Here’s a comprehensive, and personally opinionated wishlist of what I want to see, starting with Ubisoft, and then Nintendo.   What I Want to See from Ubisoft Forward E3 As… View Article
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Retro Studios

Retro Studios Is Expanding Their HQ Thanks To Nintendo’s 500K Investment!

For the past two years, tons of clickbait articles have circulated the web saying that Retro Studios is in trouble, that they can’t finish a game, and that Nintendo will shut them down. People like me, who knew better, didn’t believe one word of it. I knew Retro was fine, and they were going to… View Article
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Metroid

[Feature] Will A 2D Metroid Game Release on the Switch?

2D Metroid Games Rock 2D Metroid games are some of the best games ever. From Super Metroid to Metroid Zero Mission, 2D Metroid games have given gamers classic memories and gameplay that inspire gamers today. Many modern games have been influenced by 2-D Metroid games. Dead Cells, Hallowknight, and Hades owe a lot to the… View Article
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Technical Engineer For Metroid Prime Series Andy O’Neil Dies Aged 47

Former Retro Studios Lead Technical Engineer Andy O’Neil has passed away at his home in Austin, Texad on June 10th, 2019. He was 47 years old when he passed. Andy was known for his work on the Metroid Prime Series. He worked on all three previously released Metroid Prime titles. He worked on Samus’ Morph… View Article
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Retro Studios are Looking to Expand the Development Team for Metroid Prime 4

Back in January 2019, Nintendo gave us the news a lot of us were expecting, news that Metroid Prime 4 was enduring development issues and will be delayed. In reality, the game wasn’t so much delayed, but it’s entire development cycle would begin anew, only this time, Retro Studios will be involved. A little over three months… View Article
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GET N OR GET OUT NINTENDO PODCAST EP. 78 – Metroid Prime 4 Gets Delayed and Switch is the best-selling console in NA

Episode 78 Special thanks to Miketendo64 for giving us the opportunity of sharing our Nintendo Podcast on the Miketendo64 website. Welcome to Episode Seventy-eight of the Get N Or Get Out Nintendo Podcast where we discuss all the Nintendo news live for your entertainment. In this episode, Caleones (Sergio Acevedo), and Dantes talk about Nintendo delaying the development… View Article
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December’s Offerings For NES – Nintendo Switch Online Now Available

Nintendo’s online service for Nintendo Switch has had its latest batch of games added to the NES – Nintendo Switch Online app. These games include: Wario’s Woods, Adventures Of Lolo and Ninja Gaiden. It also comes with an extra 2 SP versions for Dr. Mario and Metroid. In Dr. Mario SP, you only have to… View Article
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King K. Rool

[Video] Team Metroid vs Team Fire Emblem & King K. Rool Takes to the Stage (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Gameplay)

I know what you’re thinking, we have still not seen enough Super Smash Bros. Ultimate gameplay and that is why I am sure you will be delighted to know that for Gamescom, Nintendo have uploaded two new videos and you can see both right here: Source: Nintendo UK (YouTube)
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Kong: Skull Island Director Wants To Make A Metroid Movie

Movie Director Jordon Vogt-Roberts has said in an interview with IGN that he has desires to make a Metroid movie and even has a pitch for the potential film. “I have a pitch for a Metroid movie. They’ll never let me. It’s too crazy. It legitimately would be her (Samus) alone. It would be a little… View Article
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Metroid Prime 4

Metroid Prime 4 will Not be Releasing on Nintendo Switch in the Next 9 Months

With already one statement given out with regards to the lack of Metroid Prime 4 at E3 this year, by Bill Trinen, Reggie Fils-Aimé has also given one Polygon and it’s not as bad as it could have been. While he admits the game is still in development and making great progress, since it isn’t… View Article
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Metroid Prime 4 Not Shown At E3 2018, Bill Trinen Explains Why

The Metroid fan community may be wondering why Metroid Prime 4 was not shown at E3 2018. Bill Trinen of Nintendo America explains to Game Informer that the game is still in development and that Nintendo will show more when they are ready to show more. The teaser last year was to show what to… View Article
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Shinesparkers Interview Clark Wen

[Interview] Shinesparkers Talk With Metroid Prime 1/2 Audio Lead Clark Wen

Metroid Fan Community website, Shinesparkers recently interviewed ex-Audio Lead of Metroid Prime and Metroid Prime 2: Echoes, Clark Wen. Clark managed the audio for both games and worked closely with Retro Studios. He also worked alongside Kenji Yamamoto and Shigeru Miyamoto. Shinesparkers interview Clark Wen about his time working on both titles, what it was… View Article
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The Miketendo Strip: Issue #44: Life Between Metroid Part 6: Ready Player One

Guess what peeps? We’re back with another edition of The Miketendo Strip and this time around, we’re checking in with our girl Samus for its time for another Life Between Metroid Instalment! Only, this time, instead of their usual antics, they’re off to see Ready Player One! Feel free to see it all, right here:
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